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Preliminary earthquake report in Barbados

By SNO Staff

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The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWISRC) said preliminary reports indicate that a 4.2 magnitude earthquake was felt close to Barbados at around 11:57 a.m. (July 22).


Latitude: 13.84N

Longitude: 58.50W

Depth: 10 km



147 km NE of Bridgetown, Barbados

276 km E of Castries, Saint Lucia

298 km ESE of Fort-de-France, Martinique

The UWISRC said This event has NOT been reviewed by an analyst. It was automatically located by a seismological computational system. The data is now being processed.

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